FREE CONTENT

What Were They Thinking?

March 10, 2007
March/April 2007
This article originally appeared in the March/April 2007 issue of Home Energy Magazine.
SHARE
Click here to read more articles about HVAC
Plumber’s Bummer

This picture was taken from inside a mobile home. The plumber had run the water lines inside the ductwork to prevent freezing. However, he failed to seal the ductwork back. We found the area stuffed with rags and old clothes. The original call was for a water leak (notice the poor connection). When the client was questioned about heating issues, they stated that they couldn’t figure out why they were not getting good air flow!

They had not checked the work done by the plumber and were surprised when we pointed all of this out to them.

Melissa Commins
Weatherization Director
Central Virginia Area Agency on Aging
Lynchburg, Virginia
  • 1
  • FIRST PAGE
  • PREVIOUS PAGE
  • NEXT
  • LAST
Click here to view this article on a single page.
© Home Energy Magazine 2014, all rights reserved. For permission to reprint, please send an e-mail to contact@homeenergy.org.
Discuss this article in the HVAC group on Home Energy Pros!

Comments
Add a new article comment!

Enter your comments in the box below:

(Please note that all comments are subject to review prior to posting.)

 

While we will do our best to monitor all comments and blog posts for accuracy and relevancy, Home Energy is not responsible for content posted by our readers or third parties. Home Energy reserves the right to edit or remove comments or blog posts that do not meet our community guidelines.

Related Articles
Email Newsletter

Home Energy E-Newsletter

Sign up for our free monthly
E-Newsletter!

Harness the power of
HOME PERFORMANCE!

Get the Home Energy
e-newsletter

FREE!

SUBSCRIBE

NOW!